IT Co-ordinator, Carpenter House, Perth (PKC04185)

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Ref no: PKC04185
Closes: Sunday, 25th March 2018
Published: Friday, 9th March 2018
Location: Carpenter House, Carpenter Street, Perth
Salary: £33,711 - £36,865 per year
Hours: 36.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Perth and Kinross Council
Category: IT / Telecommunications
Sub-category: Management

Job Description

IT Co-ordinator (Fixed Term until 31 March 2020) (PKC04185) 
£33,711 - £36,865
Carpenter House, Perth

We are seeking a suitably experienced professional to provide a range of transformation, programme / project; service development and business analysis support and services, this post will contribute significantly to the delivery of the Council’s Digital Strategy.

The duties includes leading / co-ordinating complex and challenging change initiatives for which a methodical approach, excellent verbal and written communication skills, diplomacy and a consistently high quality customer focus are required.

For further information on this post, please contact Jacquie Rogers on 01738 477366.

When completing your application for this post, please ensure you provide contact details (preferably e-mail addresses) for two referees, one should be your current or most recent employer. However, if you are an existing employee of Perth & Kinross Council, you are only required to provide reference details for your current employer.

Please APPLY ONLINE. Facilities are available at all public libraries in Perth and Kinross. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please call 01738 475555 to discuss.

The Individual

The successful candidate will have a creative, positive attitude to change; excellent analytical skills and an informed, professional approach. They will be able to demonstrate experience in successfully / effectively:
• building constructive working relationships with staff, managers, partners and peers; and participating in / leading multi-disciplinary groups.
• coordinating programme and project lifecycle activities (which is likely to include responsibility for planning, scheduling, risk management, change control and reporting)
• using analytical tools, techniques and approaches to gather, document, synthesize, organize and present evidence-based reports / recommendations
• communicating complex processes and issues including developing relevant documents to a high professional standard
• applying project methodologies such as PRINCE2 and Agile
• identifying / managing benefits, risks, opportunities and impacts.

As part of our safer recruitment measures, Perth & Kinross Council carries out rigorous checks on the right to work in the UK, qualifications, employment history, including references, and fitness to undertake the post.

Some jobs may have been traditionally carried out predominately by one gender, but we would encourage you to apply if you meet the requirements, irrespective of your gender.

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